by | June 13, 2018 | 01:02

Berlin , Germany―World Trade Organization chief Roberto Azevedo warned Monday against a damaging "escalation" of trade tensions between the United States and other major economies, following a divisive G7 summit. Merkel's March 2017 visit to the White House was marked by Trump either not hearing or ignoring her offer to shake hands in the Oval Office. Mr Trump had already threatened to divide the G7, made up of the US, France, UK, Italy, Germany , Japan and Canada, when he suggested Russian ...

by | June 13, 2018 | 01:02

Trump and Kim planned to meet one on one, joined only by translators, for up to two hours before admitting their respective advisers, a US official said. Shortly after arriving in Singapore in the afternoon, Mr Kim, who is Chairman of the State Affairs Commission in North Korea, the nation's highest decision-making body, met Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong for the first time.

by | June 13, 2018 | 00:35

On Monday night's The Ingraham Angle , Wallace said that it's "almost surreal" to see Trump and Kim, "who just months ago were launching verbal ICBMs at each other", standing together and shaking hands. Shanmugam said that four people have been turned away at Singapore's immigration checkpoints in the lead-up to the summit. Trump said after a meeting with North Korean envoy Kim Yong-chul at the Whitehouse.

by | June 11, 2018 | 16:59

The Taliban on Saturday announced its first ceasefire in Afghanistan since the 2001 US invasion, with a three-day halt in hostilities against the country's security forces that was greeted with relief by war-weary Afghans. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today praised Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani's bold initiatives towards peace and expressed hope that it will be respected by all parties, referring to a ceasefire announced by the Afghan leader for Eid.

by | June 11, 2018 | 16:16

Aside from making petulant complaints about Trudeau, Trump tweeted polemics against some of Washington's closest North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies over issues loosely connected to the United States trade deficit, following a confusing G7 meeting in Canada.

by | June 11, 2018 | 15:22

Its route north will take it past Malta , and an official said that Salvini had written to the government of the small island state asking it to let The Aquarius dock there. Despite the claim by Mayor Orlando that the government stands in opposition to worldwide law by closing the ports to migrant smuggling operations, a distinguished expert on global maritime law Admiral Paolo Caffio has given his verdict, stating that not only is it legal, but there is also precedent, reports Il ...

by | June 11, 2018 | 15:15

Temperatures in the area reached about 35 degrees Celsius.The mum is now facing charges of child endangerment . The Memphis police affidavit told of the grandmother claiming there was no room inside her vehicle Saturday, instead telling the children to get inside the kennels.

by | June 11, 2018 | 15:08

Putin said: 'The US president has repeatedly said that it's reasonable to hold such a meeting. He said a meeting could take place as soon as the United States was ready and that many European countries had offered their help in making it happen.

by | June 11, 2018 | 14:15

Gates told investigators that he understood Kilimnik to be a former officer with the Russian military intelligence service, and others who worked with Manafort in Ukraine said that Kilimnik did not hide his intelligence background. Trump wrote on Twitter on June 3. Mr Trump only this morning calling for the reinstatement of Russian Federation into the G-7. What has Manafort been charged with? "The indictment serves a strategic objective in raising public awareness about the ...

by | June 11, 2018 | 13:20

Kudlow suggested Trump saw Trudeau as trying to weaken his hand before that meeting, saying the president won't "let a Canadian prime minister push him around". "He was even willing to sign that socialist communique". French President Emmanuel Macron addresses a press conference at the conclusion of the G7 Summit on June 9, 2018 in La Malbaie, Canada .

by | June 11, 2018 | 12:13

Huntsman, whose father is Jon Huntsman , the ambassador to Russian Federation and former Republican presidential candidate, was discussing Trump's arrival with Anthony Scaramucci , one of Trump's short-lived White House communications directors.

by | June 11, 2018 | 08:25

Ali was convicted of draft evasion and lost his heavyweight champion title in 1967. The case made its way up to the Supreme Court, which ruled in Ali's favor in an 8-0 vote on June 29, 1971. President Donald Trump has a recommendation on his desk for pardoning the late legendary boxer, Muhammad Ali , and he said he's seriously considering it.

by | June 11, 2018 | 08:23

James Wolfe, 58, was indicted on three counts of making false statements about his contacts with three reporters. He worked for about 30 years as the director of security for the Senate Intelligence Committee. Mark Warner , said in a joint statement that they were troubled by the charges. While the info obtained may have been necessary to prove Wolfe lied to investigators, it does seem like a serious breach first amendment boundaries for nothing but vanilla "lied to the feds" charges.

by | June 11, 2018 | 06:27

The Hurricane Center said the storm could generate swells that cause life-threatening surf and rip currents over the coming days. An average Eastern Pacific hurricane season produces 15 to 16 named storms, with eight to nine becoming hurricanes and four becoming major hurricanes.

by | June 11, 2018 | 06:21

Kudlow says Trudeau's actions were a "sophomoric play" and says the prime minister stabbed his U.S. allies in the back, which he argues did a great disservice to the whole G7. That was Justin Trudeau's late father, who served several terms as Canada's prime minister, starting in the late 1960s. And no wonder, as it appeared to depict the defining confrontation of the weekend's Group of Seven summit, the divide between U.S.

by | June 11, 2018 | 06:03

Local broadcaster WPLG reported that a human arm was found inside the animal. The 12ft (3.5 metre) alligator has been captured following the woman's disappearance from near a Florida lake on Friday. Heather Porrata, who lives nearby, said that every Floridian knows to be on the lookout for gators near ponds, lakes, and streams. I'm out here all the time with my kids, my husband.

by | June 11, 2018 | 05:49

Two other officials said that the victims brought for examination at the University of Pennsylvania, which doctors studied the cases past year in Cuba and the new U.S. On June 6, the US government said that it had brought a group of people from that consulate back to the United States for further evaluation of their symptoms, and that it was offering screening to anyone at the USA embassy in Beijing or other consulates in China who requested it.

by | June 11, 2018 | 02:52

All applications for concealed carry permits go through three background checks conducted by the Florida law enforcement: state and federal fingerprint-based searches of criminal records, and a name-based search through the NICS to search for non-criminal records, Putnam said at the news conference.

by | June 11, 2018 | 02:47

In a second tweet , Trump said that Trudeau acted "meek and mild" during the G7 summit and that the U.S. tariffs were in response to Canada's 270% tariff on dairy products. Also in response, Larry Kudlow , director of the White House's National Economic Council, said on Sunday in an interview with CNN that Trudeau betrayed Trump with "polarizing" statements on US trade policy.

by | June 10, 2018 | 19:04

Can't fly for one month the doctors say. The sudden announcement about Melania's medical conditions from the White House was met with surprise and there was a lot of speculation about her health. A first lady is entitled to her privacy if she wants it, but the media is also entitled to getting straight answers from this administration. It was closed to the press, but she tweeted photos from the event showing her seated next to the president, and a video posted to social media showed her ...